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Vast Majority of Palestinians Believe Armed Force Best Way to Deal With Israel

Sagredo Wrote: Dec 17, 2012 2:47 PM
No "RyanM" is the one getting stupid here. Large chucks of that land was actually purchased. The entire Gush Etzion settlement block was purchased around 1915. Parts of the Jordan Valley were purchased. The Mount Carmel mini peninsula was purchased. Half the Golan Heights was purchased. the list goes on.

A new poll out from Arab World research shows the vast majority of Palestinians believe the best way to handle Israel and gain independence is through an armed struggle. The poll also shows favoring of the terrorist group Hamas.

For the first time since 2006, more West Bank Palestinians support the political approach of Hamas as opposed to that of Fatah and its leader, Mahmoud Abbas, a new poll shows. And an overwhelming majority of Palestinians believe the results of the latest Hamas-Israel escalation that included Operation Pillar of Defense — Israel’s eight-day operation against terror targets...